Monday, February 28, 2011
Monday, February 14, 2011
2/14/11 - "RIO CHAMA AT ABIQUIU" - 18"x24" Study - Work in Progress (Glazes) -- This is a study for a larger commission piece (36"x48") The sky is completed and the mountains in the distance. Sky: Thalo Blue, Permalba White, Indanthrone Blue and a touch of Yellow Ochre. Far mountains: More intense sky color. Same mixtures. Closer mountains: Add Chrome Oxide Green Opaque and more Yellow Ochre. River: Deeper sky colors. Land and trees: Combinations of semi-transparent glazes: Yellow Ochre, Cadmium Yellow, Burnt Sienna. Foreground: Burnt Sienna in cross-hatch pattern to simulate gravel (I hope).